Laptop For The Long Haul


If you've ever had to use a computer on an economy-class tray table — while simultaneously trying to balance a cup of coffee and a pile of paperwork — you'll appreciate the MP-XP7230, JVC's new notebook (around $2,900). It's just A5 in size but gives you enough storage and battery life for on-the-road duties.

Of course, there's a price to be paid for the convenience: the MP-XP7230 doesn't come with the highest technical specifications. So don't expect superfast chips or extra-fat memory. But it will allow you to send e-mails, surf the Net, work on a few documents...

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